Valentine’s Day is all about expressing your love for others with gifts. These gifts often include flowers, stuffed animals, and cards. Unofficially, people of all ages agree that Valentine’s Day is all about candy. In fact, the National Retail Federation estimates that Americans will spend over $2.4 billion on different kinds of Valentine candy this month. With so many different candy options, what is the most popular Valentine candy?
Common Valentine’s Day Candies
There are many different candies that you see specifically leading up to Valentine’s Day. One popular choice is conversation hearts, small sugar candies with messages written on them. Cinnamon bears and candy necklaces are also popular choices.
By far, the most popular Valentine candy is also the most traditional. Whether or not they come in a heart-shaped box, it’s just not Valentine’s Day without decadent chocolates. Some of the most popular picks include heart-shaped boxes of chocolates, milk chocolate roses, M&Ms, Hershey’s kisses, and more gourmet chocolates like truffles and bonbons.
Everybody Wants Chocolate
According to CandyStore.com, 37 out of 50 states in the U.S. prefer some kind of chocolate to any other sort of Valentine candy. Chocolate is the most popular candy for Valentine’s Day for a reason. These delicious treats pair perfectly with any gift. Give chocolates alongside flowers or stuffed animals. You could also gift them as a dessert after a fancy dinner, or to go with a nice bottle of wine. No matter how you give them, it’s clear that chocolates are the most favored Valentine’s Day candy each year.
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Sanaa Chocolates offers premium confections that make the perfect gifts for your loved ones. Made with 100% fair trade cocoa and organic ingredients, these premium treats are also visually stunning works of art that taste even better than they look. We offer elegant bonbon boxes, dipped fruits, mendiants, peanut butter cups, and chocolate caramel pecan turtles. With so many unique flavor options, we’re confident you’ll find something they’ll love this Valentine’s Day! If you have any further questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us today.